63points

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear

53points

Sony MDR-XB50AP

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Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear vs Sony MDR-XB50AP

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP
63
points
53
points

Why is Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear better than Sony MDR-XB50AP?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Sweat resistant

Why is Sony MDR-XB50AP better than Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    24000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs15Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 8g lighter
    8gvs16g
  • Can be used as a headset

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.weight

16g

8g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

3.sweat resistant
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

4.has a tangle free cable
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has included ear pads
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

24000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

15Hz

4Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.sound pressure level

118dB/mW

110dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

18 Ohms

16 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

3.has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Sony MDR-XB50AP

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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